The annual Jeju Olle Walking Festival is being modified in 2020 to help keep participants and Jeju islanders safe from the spread of COVID-19.
Normally the festival takes place over the course of a couple of days. But this year it will be held for 23 days on 23 routes, with a daily live stream for those who cannot participate in person. It is presently scheduled for Oct. 23~Nov. 14.
According to 2020 Jeju Olle Walking Festival organizers, the event “will be held in a new and unique way. Abiding by social distancing and safety rules, the festival will last longer in a wider area.”
Included in their recent Facebook post are the following details:
They also added that given the rapidly changing situation on the ground regarding COVID-19 infections, there is a possibility that government rules may require the festival to be delayed or canceled.
Festival site: http://intro.jejuolle.org/intro/eng/app/festival.asp
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